Terms and Conditions
Comparetheuni.com reserves the right to limit or terminate your access to this Website or terminate or suspend your registration for failure to comply with the terms and policies posted on this Website, including these Terms, or for any reason at any time.
BY ACCESSING AND USING THIS WEBSITE IN ANY WAY, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT USE OR POST INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IN ANY MANNER.
Modifications to these terms
Comparetheuni.com may change, modify, update, add, or remove portions of these Terms at any time. Please check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Website, following the posting of any changes, will signify your acceptance of those changes.
On certain parts of this Website, you will be asked to provide information about yourself, such as your name, email address etc. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information that you provide to us.
Changes to this website
In an effort to continually improve this Website and its usefulness to you, we may add additional services or make changes to existing services. In the event that Comparetheuni.com makes such changes, these Terms shall apply to the new services and to any changes to existing services.
While we will not distribute any information provided to Comparetheuni.com, to any third parties, Comparetheuni.com does not guarantee that the personal information you provide will not be intercepted by others and decrypted.
Any Information given to Comparetheuni.com is given at your own risk.
Support Forums, Blogs and Ratings & Reviews
Comparetheuni.com has created support forums, blogs, community areas and group discussions, in the English language (at this time), so you can share your experiences, ask and/or answer questions, and more (collectively referred to as “Online Communities”). We appreciate that Comparetheuni.com Online Communities reflect the diversity of its users and is an interesting place to share, learn, and interact. In keeping with this spirit of community, we have a core set of principles and guidelines in English that must be followed by all members, participants, content contributors and users. These guidelines are incorporated into these Terms.
Posting of user content
Certain areas of this Website may allow you to post content, including your experiences, advice, recommendations, opinions, information, messages, or other material (“Your Content”). Please be aware that these areas are public and not confidential. You may only post Your Content to public areas and where you have permission to post. You may not post any content that violates these Terms or any third party rights.
Comparetheuni.com does not claim ownership of any of Your Content that you may post. However, by posting Your Content to public areas on the Website, you grant Comparetheuni.com, its affiliates, partners, and distributors the perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free right to use, copy, display, perform, distribute, adapt, create derivative works, sublicense, and promote Your Content in any medium and any manner whatsoever, and to use and sublicense your name, likeness, biography, voice, video, and photograph (if applicable) to attribute your postings to you.
In addition to Your Content, we encourage you to provide us with feedback by emailing us. You agree that we may use in any manner and without limitation all comments, advice, recommendations, suggestions, complaints, and other feedback you provide relating to this Website, and that Comparetheuni.com will own all intellectual property that we create based upon or incorporating your feedback.
No unlawful or prohibited use
Comparetheuni.com retain the right, to delete any posts that are posted on this website or any other website owned by Comparetheuni.com.
While using this Website, you may NOT do the following:
- Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying this Website
- Post or transmit any unlawful, fraudulent, libelous, defamatory, racist, sexist, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening, abusive, hateful, offensive, or otherwise objectionable information of any kind
- Post or transmit any information constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, constitute unauthorized practice of a professional service, or otherwise violate any local, state, national, or foreign law.
- Use the “Comparetheuni.com” or “TPP” or “Pupillage Pages” names, domain names, trademarks, logos, or insignia in your user or screen name, or in any other manner, that would imply that you work with or are affiliated with Comparetheuni.com.
- Pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else or impersonate any other person or entity that belongs to or is affiliated with Comparetheuni.com
- Invade the privacy or violate any personal or proprietary right of any person or entity
- Post or transmit any advertisements, solicitations, chain letters, pyramid or Ponzi schemes, investment opportunities or schemes, or other unsolicited commercial communication (except as otherwise expressly permitted by Comparetheuni.com), or engage in spamming, phishing, or denial of service attacks
- Post, publish, transmit, reproduce, distribute, or in any way exploit any information, software, or other material obtained through this Website for commercial purposes (other than as expressly permitted by the provider of such information, software, or other material)
- Use the Website to generate traffic for other sites
- Infringe the intellectual property rights or similar rights, including but not limited to copyrights, trademarks, and patents, of any person or entity
- Upload, post, publish, transmit, reproduce, or distribute in any way information, software, or other material obtained through this Website, which is protected by copyright or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without obtaining permission of the copyright owner or right holder
- Upload, post, publish, reproduce, transmit, or distribute in any way any component of this Website itself or derivative works with respect thereto without Comparetheuni.com’s prior written consent, as this Website is protected under U.K and international copyright laws
- Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of this Website or Comparetheuni.com systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to this Website or to Comparetheuni.com
- Forge headers (headings) or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Comparetheuni.com on or through this Website or any service offered on or through this Website
- Use any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated means to access this Website or services for any purpose without our express written permission; however, this provision shall not apply to the indexing or updating of search engines
- Post or transmit any information or software that contains a virus, Trojan horse, worm, or other harmful component
- Post or transmit any information, file, or software that contains, but not limited to, a virus, Trojan horse, worm, adware, spyware, crimeware, online graffiti tagger, dropper, rootkit, keylogger, bot, or any other harmful software program or program element
All text, graphics, user or visual interfaces, trademarks, logos, music, sounds, artwork, photographs, and computer code (“Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel,” and the arrangement of such Content, contained on this Website is owned, controlled, or licensed by Comparetheuni.com. All such Content is protected by trade dress, copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.
Comparetheuni.com hereby grants you limited permission to use the Content subject to these Terms, as long as the use of such Content is solely for your personal, non-commercial informational use.
Unless expressly permitted in an applicable agreement or on the Content itself, none of the Content may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or other means, without the prior express written permission of Comparetheuni.com and/or the appropriate owner. Also, you may not “mirror” any Content contained on this Website or any other server without Comparetheuni.com express prior written consent.
Links to third party websites and services
In attempting to provide you with comprehensive and useful resources, this Website may contain links to third-party websites, which are not under the control of Comparetheuni.com (e.g. www.gardencourtchambers.com). Comparetheuni.com is not responsible for the content of or products provided by any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. Comparetheuni.com is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply that Comparetheuni.com endorses, guarantees, or accepts any responsibility for the content or products on such a third-party site unless expressly stated so.
In connection with your use of this Website, you may be made aware of services, products, offers, and promotions provided by third parties, and not by Comparetheuni.com. If you decide to use third-party services or products, you are responsible for reviewing and understanding the terms and conditions governing any third-party service or product. You agree that the third party, and not Comparetheuni.com, is responsible for the performance of the third-party services or products.
No duty to monitor
You are bound to follow the rules as expressed by Comparetheuni.com when posting any content on this site or any other forum owned, managed or affiliated with Comparetheuni.com.
Comparetheuni.com shall have the right, but not the responsibility, to monitor and/or remove Website content that is provided by others. While some community and other areas may be monitored for relevance, we have no obligation to prescreen any content and are not responsible for the posting of such content. We reserve the right to refuse to post, to edit submitted content, and to remove content for any reason. Further, Comparetheuni.com is not responsible for any failure or delay in removing content.
Procedure for making claims of copyright infringement
Comparetheuni.com will always display original material, created by those employed by Comparetheuni.com, however in instances where third party information is used, Comparetheuni.com will give detail credit and affiliation to the original content.
At Comparetheuni.com, we respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied and is accessible on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us to report possible copyright infringement. When contacting us, please provide Comparetheuni.com with the following information:
- A full description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on this Website
- Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address
- A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law
- A statement signed by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf
Contact us for the above by e-mail
Inquiries that are not relevant to the claim of copyright infringement will not receive a response.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT COMPARETHEUNI.COM (OR COMPARETHEUNI.COM OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, INVESTORS, SUBSIDIARIES, AGENTS, ASSIGNEES, REPRESENTATIVES, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, OR EMPLOYEES) SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES OR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA, PROFITS, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF COMPARETHEUNI.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, REMOVAL OR TERMINATION OF THIS WEBSITE, UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE, STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THIS WEBSITE, INSTRUCTION, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY OR LINKED FROM THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THIS WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPARETHEUNI.COM AND ITS SUPPLIERS’ CUMULATIVE LIABILITY FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF FEES, IF ANY, THAT YOU PAID TO COMPARETHEUNI.COM DURING THE PRIOR YEAR FOR THE SPECIFIC SERVICE AT ISSUE, OR £100.00, WHICHEVER AMOUNT IS LESS. Some jurisdictions do not allow these limitations, so the above limitations may not apply to you.
You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Comparetheuni.com, its affiliates, and their respective officers, employees, and agents from any and all claims, demands, damages, costs, and liabilities, including reasonable Lawyers’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your acts or omissions arising out of your use of this Website. Logitech reserves the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and you agree to cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defence of any claim.
Disclosure of use
Comparetheuni.com reserves the right at all times to disclose any information that Comparetheuni.com deems necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. Comparetheuni.com may also disclose your information when Comparetheuni.com determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes or any information for presentation purposes that will be retained by Comparetheuni.com, demonstrated but not distributed.
These Terms and your use of this Website will be governed by the laws of the England and Wales, without regard to conflicts of law provisions; all claims and actions must be brought in the appropriate court in London; and, you agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action. You waive all defences of lack of personal jurisdiction and venue.
Comparetheuni.com may assign these Terms at any time to any subsidiary, or any affiliated company, or as part of the sale to, merger with, or other transfer of Comparetheuni.com to another entity. You may not assign this agreement. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Comparetheuni.com regarding this subject matter, and they govern your use of this Website. The failure of Comparetheuni.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect. Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Website or these Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
Comparetheuni.com revised these Terms in October, 2011.